Business

Tom King of Treasury Wine Estates joins WSTA board

Tom King, managing director of Europe for Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), has joined the board of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA).

Strong growth for UK alcohol exports

Exports of UK alcohol saw strong growth in the first half of 2017, with whisky and beer still topping the list of the nation's biggest exports, according to the latest HMRC stats.

Cognac reports third consecutive year of growth

Exports of Cognac continued to rise for the third year running, reaching record levels for both volume and value, the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac has reported.

Champagne promo prices rise by 4%

The price of beer, wine and spirits on promotion increased by 1.1% in the UK this year, however the price of Champagne on promotion increased the fastest, with the fizz now 4% more expensive than it was last year.

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